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Physician Biller - Full Time (3)

Description

Essential Responsibilities:

Review, code (CPT/ICD-10/HCPCS/Revenue) and key daily charges

Prepare and submit claims to primary, secondary and tertiary insurance companies  and follow-up to collect  submitted  claims

Meet monthly cash collection NR goals: 85% w/in 120 days of discharge; 10% from 121 to 1BO days of discharge; 5% from 181 to 365 days of discharge

Keep accounts correct and current by submitting appropriate payment/adjustment requests

Take initiative, exercise good judgment and demonstrate resourcefulness in problem solving. Effectively prioritize and organize multiple tasks. Utilize computer information systems accurately and timely

Audit charts monthly for appropriate coding and documentation

Duties as assigned

Education:       

High school graduate or equivalent

Experience:     

  • One year in healthcare business environment and / or financial institution and / or certification/Associates degree in a related field
  • One year coding (CPT/ICD-10) and / or Medical Coding Certificate from AAPC or AHIMA or Associates Degree in related field
  • One year computer-based practice management system or Assoc degree in a related field
  • Experience in collection, customer service, complaint handling

Other:   

Must meet these minimum scores on the following tests:

OPAC Numeric Testing-70%; OPAC Alpha Testing-70%; Data Entry 5200 keystrokes/hour; 10-key - 8000 keystrokes/hour, 75% on Physician Billing test, 70% Medical Temiinology.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Excellent communication  and organizational skills           
  • Maintain  professional attitude and appearance             
  • Ability to analyze, investigate, follow-up and resolve complex billing issues
  • Ability to maintain strict confidentiality
  • Able to effectively function in a fast-paced environment with minumum superivsion

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